GTIN and Barcode Guidelines for McLane Company Suppliers The GTIN is a globally unique 14-digit number used to identify trade items, products, or services. The entire family of data structures within the GTIN is: GTIN-12 (UPC) GTIN-13 (EAN-13) GTIN-14 (EAN/UCC-128 or ITF-14) GTIN-8 (EAN-8). Tracking point-of-sale information through UPC coding helps McLane. It raises selling of Read More →

Invoicing procedures (880 Grocery Products Invoice) for McLane Company Vendors McLane Company prefers invoicing (880 Grocery Products Invoice) through EDI. Using EDI you are able to reduce the manual processing of purchase orders (PO) and invoices. Supplier can access a listing of purchase orders and their status, confirm PO receipts and quantities. Also vendors can create an Advance Shipping notification Read More →

EDI Importance and usage in electronic business processing EDI importance in modern business processes can not be described in couple of words. As EDI is constantly developinbg, its role is growing as well. Just like the standards within the phone industry that enable separate parties to easily communicate with one other, data may also be exchanged between Read More →